Upcoming events

Mon 22 Jun 2015 2nd Conference on Destination Management in the Mediterranean - Budva - Montenegro
Wed 14 Oct 2015 2nd Euro-Asian Mountain Resorts Conference - Ulsan - Republic of Korea
Wed 09 Dec 2015 4th Global Summit on City Tourism - Marrakesh - Morocco
Tue 01 Mar 2016 9th World Congress on Snow and Mountain Tourism - Sant Julia de Loria - Andorra

Recent events

Tue 09 Dec 2014 3rd Global Summit on City Tourism - Barcelona - Spain
Wed 09 Apr 2014 8th World Congress on Snow and Mountain Tourism - La Massana - Andorra
Tue 08 Oct 2013 First Euro-Asian Ski Resorts Conference - Almaty - Kazakhstan
Thu 19 Sep 2013 2nd UNWTO Global Summit on City Tourism - Moscow - Russia
Wed 14 Nov 2012 Global Summit on City Tourism - Istanbul - Turkey
Mon 15 Oct 2012 First Pan-African Conference on Sustainable Tourism in African National Parks - Arusha - Tanzania

Latest news

15 Apr 15
Press Release
Exports from international tourism rise to US$ 1.5 trillion in 2014
Receipts from international visitors spending on accommodation, food and drink, entertainment, shopping and other services and goods reached an estimated US$ 1,245 billion (euro 937 billion) in 2014...
03 Mar 15
Press Release
The Travel and Technological Revolutions: UNWTO Secretary-General at ITB 2015
Speaking at the opening of ITB Berlin, UNWTO Secretary-General Taleb Rifai underscored how the travel and the technological revolutions are shaping our society and how technology is changing the...
27 Jan 15
Press Release
Over 1.1 billion tourists travelled abroad in 2014
The number of international tourists (overnight visitors) reached 1,138 million in 2014, 51 million more than in 2013. With an increase of 4.7%, this is the fifth consecutive year of above average...
21 Jan 15
Press Release
UNWTO Awards to recognize innovation and excellence in tourism
Since 2003, the UNWTO Awards for Excellence and Innovation in Tourism have honored tourism initiatives and individuals for their contribution to tourism through knowledge and innovation, in line with...
15 Dec 14
Press Release
3rd Global Summit on City Tourism: Looking for New Paradigms
Tourism has become a central component of the economy, social life and the geography of many cities in the world and is ideally positioned to contribute to seize the opportunities stemming from...